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Cobra Gold 2012 to Promote Partnership, Interoperability

Cobra Gold 2012 to Promote Partnership, Interoperability

Cobra Gold, the United States’ longest-standing military exercise in the Pacific, kicks off this weekend, bringing together more than 10,000 members of the U.S. and six other militaries to focus on interoperability and multinational coordination and training. Almost 7,000 U.S. […]


US Navy expects to base combat ships in Singapore

US Navy expects to base combat ships in Singapore

The United States, facing a rising China but a tighter budget, expects to station several combat ships in Singapore and may step up deployments to the Philippines and Thailand, a naval officer said. The United States has been increasingly vocal […]


Royal Thai Navy Trains with US Navy

Royal Thai Navy Trains with US Navy

Officers with the Royal Thai Navy’s Helicopter Anti-Surface Warfare Squadron (HS) 2 participated in a joint training exercise with USS George Washington’s (CVN 73) HS-14 Aug. 5 & 10. Both squadrons conducted anti-surface warfare (ASW) training on dipping sonar capabilities […]


MH-60S Helicopters Headed to Thailand in First International Delivery

MH-60S Helicopters Headed to Thailand in First International Delivery

Two MH-60S Seahawk helicopters flew into the Port of Baltimore headed to the Royal Thai Navy, marking the first delivery of the MH-60 to an international customer. The U.S. Navy flew the aircraft from Owego, N.Y., to the Port of […]


Saab to Upgrade Thai Frigates

Saab to Upgrade Thai Frigates

The defence and security company Saab has received two orders from the Royal Thai Navy for the upgrading of combat management and fire control systems on two frigates of the Naresuan class. The total contract amount is MSEK 454. The […]


Thailand pulls out of truce talks with Cambodia

Thailand pulls out of truce talks with Cambodia

Thailand pulled out of planned ceasefire talks with Cambodia Wednesday in a setback to efforts to end heavy border fighting that has left 14 people dead, including one civilian. Hopes of a truce had grown after the two countries announced […]


First Flight for Thai Gripen Jets

First Flight for Thai Gripen Jets

The Royal Thai Air Force has now commenced flights from the new Gripen base in Surat Thani in southern Thailand. The first flight on the morning of 15 March was completed by Squadron Commander Jackkrit Thammavichai, with Claes Wikström from […]


Sweden to train Thai Gripen Fighter Pilots

Sweden to train Thai Gripen Fighter Pilots

While the Royal Thai Air Force was receiving the first part delivery of its Gripen Fighters, six Thai pilots arrived in Sweden to receive their Gripen training. This is the second group of Thai pilots to be trained at Skaraborg […]


Delivery of Gripen Fighter Aircraft to Thailand

Delivery of Gripen Fighter Aircraft to Thailand

At a ceremony in Thailand on February 22, FMV handed over six Gripen fighter aircraft of the latest C- and D-version to the Royal Thai Air Force. Just before Christmas, FMV delivered the first parts of the air defense systems […]


 
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